For the past month, I’ve been working on putting together a book for my friend Brenda. Brenda has been doing my long arm quilting for many years now.
Brenda has developed a way of fracturing fabric using strip piecing techniques. You may remember this quilt, which is in my book Claire’s Cats Volume 2. We have been writing an entire book based off this technique. It will include the basic fracture, higher order fractures, fractures on the 45° angle, and fractures on the 60° angle. We are hoping to have the books ready to sell sometime in January.
In the process of creating illustrations to demonstrate the techniques that Brenda has developed, I have learned how to fracture photos in PhotoShop. It’s really easy once you get it figured out. Here is a sample: